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Ebola virus outbreak: ‘Hear our prayers to stop the spread of this disease’

Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

World Vision is working with government officials and local communities to offer practical help and communicate ways to curb the deadly Ebola virus as it continues to spread. A massive shipment of donated medical supplies will help protect health workers who are caring for the infected.

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February 13, 2012

Bed nets key to preventing child deaths from malaria

Malaria is one of the top killers of children under age 5. But the use of bed nets in sub-Saharan Africa has the potential to prevent 1 million child deaths.

February 8, 2012

Somalia famine ends, but hunger remains a serious threat

While news of an official end to famine in Somalia is heartening, an estimated 2 million people still face serious food shortages in the country.

February 6, 2012

Lent 2012: Relentless ACT:S of sacrifice

Check out this preview of the new Relentless Act:s of Sacrifice Lenten campaign, exploring what it means to sacrifice in our day-to-day lives. ACT:S is World Vision's...

February 6, 2012

Europe: Bitter cold weather kills hundreds

World Vision is responding to a deadly cold snap affecting Eastern Europe.

February 5, 2012

South Sudan: Migration threatens food supply

Many families from Sudan are expected migrate to South Sudan before the border between the countries is secured. A mass migration will further strain an already limited...

February 2, 2012

In Cambodia, more moms survive childbirth

Better and more readily available prenatal healthcare in Cambodia has led to a significant drop in deaths from childbirth.

February 1, 2012

New report ranks most generous countries

According to a new report, the United States tops the list of countries whose citizens give the most, in time and money.

February 1, 2012

Find one sponsor for a child in need

Connect a child with someone you know.

January 26, 2012

National “baby showers” draw attention to child health crisis

Women across the country are raising awareness about preventable child deaths by hosting symbolic “baby showers.”

January 26, 2012

Donors committed to fighting poverty, despite difficult times

New figures from World Vision show an increase in private giving and gift-in-kind donations from U.S. donors, but a decline in U.S. public sector funding.

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